Pietro Melandri
Italian, 1885-1976
Selected exhibitions
2014
Jason Jacques Inc. at Design Miami/ 2014,
Jason Jacques Gallery
JASON JACQUES INC AT TEFAF MAASTRICHT,
Jason Jacques Gallery
2010
Exotica: Exotic Influences on European Decorative Arts 1875-1925,
Jason Jacques Gallery

Pietro Melandri was born in Faenza, a city with a long history of ceramic production. Between 1897 and 1905, he was an apprentice at the Brothers Minardi workshop. He later moved to Milan where he worked as a decorator and attended evening classes in set design at the Brera. During WWI, while imprisoned in Hungary, he …

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